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  1. Critic's Notebook: The Drag Queen Overshares, but the Guru Has Something to HideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... Nathania Wibowo's musical, it is broadly goofy rather than unsettling, more "Gidget" than fidget. Looking like Anna Magnani by way of Mykonos - it's this kind of show - Mora (Tara Martinez) plays a mermaid in one of the attractions on a beachside ...


  2. Pasolini killer Pelosi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 |

    ... His next film, Mamma Roma, also made waves with its portrayal of a middle-aged whore in Rome played by Anna Magnani. But another of his earlier films, the black-and-white 1964 Il Vangelo Second Matteo (The Gospel According to St. Matthew) was made ...


  3. Review: Sisters Plot Their Escapes From 'Napoli, Brooklyn'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... a brilliant cook and, in Alyssa Bresnahan's smoldering-volcano performance, a surprisingly successful blend of Anna Magnani and the Prince Spaghetti mom . Nic (Michael Rispoli) may be an abusive pig, but still she keeps her ragu simmering for him. ...


  4. Like Crazy' a chance to see great actress at her bestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | SFGate

    ... been going back to her roots and taking a lot more roles in Italy. Tedeschi combines the raw sensuality of an Anna Magnani with melancholic introspection of a Monica Vitti and is well worth discovering. Comedy-Drama. Starring Valeria Bruni Tedeschi ...


  5. la Voix Humaine: "Can You Hear Me Now?"Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2017 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... it work dramatically. As if this weren't daunting enough, the play by Cocteau has been famously performed by Anna Magnani in Italian in the 1948 film Una voce humana directed by Roberto Rossellini, and by Ingrid Bergman in an English version made ...


  6. Almanac for Tuesday, March 7, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | UPI

    ... Burbank in 1849; Dutch abstract painter Piet Mondrian in 1872; French composer Maurice Ravel in 1875; actor Anna Magnani in 1908; NBC weatherman Willard Scott in 1934 (age 83); race car driver Janet Guthrie in 1938 (age 79); actor Daniel J. Travanti ...


  7. Gucci presents otherworldly fall-winter collection in MilanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... exploring "the absolute and perhaps violent power of women." Dell'Acqua said he was inspired by Italian actress Anna Magnani, who "exported this Italian way in America, mixing typical Italian clothes with an American style." The looks included sheer ...


  8. Reel devotion: Digital may have won the war, but the desire and love...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 |

    ... example, 21 of the 24 features screening as part of their current seasonal retrospective, Volcano: The Films of Anna Magnani, will be presented on 35mm. Cinephiles take the preference for granted. Filmmakers, analog diehards like Christopher Nolan ...


  9. Revisiting the life of beloved Italian actress Anna Magnani at TIFFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    Anna Magnani and Toto star in Mario Monicelli's 1960 film, The Passionate Thief, which is playing at TIFF Bell Lightbox until March 11. Anna Magnani and Toto star in Mario Monicelli's 1960 film, The Passionate Thief, which is playing at TIFF Bell Lightbox until March 11. It is hard to imagine the great Italian actress Anna Magnani as a mere face in the crowd but there she is, in the opening sequence of The Passionate Thief, playing an extra on a film set, just one of many spectators declaiming a biblical miracle.


  10. 5 noteworthy performances from TIFF's Anna Magnani retrospectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Gate

    Few leading ladies held as commanding of a screen presence as Italian actress Anna Magnani. If a filmmaker ever needed a woman who could embody passion, sorrow, anger, jubilance, or any other extreme emotion, they should have turned to Magnani.


  11. a The face of female Rome' featured in new Wex film seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Lantern

    A still from "L'Amore," a 1948 Italian film starring Anna Magnani that is set to screen at the Wexner Center for the arts on Jan. 12. Credit: Courtesy of Luce Cinecitta During the month of January, the Wexner Center for the Arts will show nine of Italian actress Anna Magnani's films from the 1940s and '50s, beginning with "Rome, Open City" and "L'Amore" on Thursday night. The opening film, "Rome, Open City," will be shown digitally remastered with the eight subsequent films shown on newly-printed 35mm film.


  12. Rome Journal: Mi Ricordo Mamma RomaRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | Switched

    ... Italians generally revere; it's a filmic national anthem. The movie tells the story of an aging prostitute (Anna Magnani) who returns to post war Rome to make a new life for herself and her son (Ettore Garofolo). Since l962, when the film was ...


  13. 22 things to do in Cleveland during New Year's weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 |

    ... 30 with the second, and final, screening of 'The Fugitive Kind,' starring Marlon Brando, Joanne Woodward and Anna Magnani. Ticket prices for all screenings are $11; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, students $9; no CMA Film Series vouchers. For more ...


  14. Helen Mirren given Capri Legend awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 |

    Capri, December 28 - English actress Helen Mirren and her husband, director Taylor Hackford, received Legend Awards at this year's Capri Film Festival, taking selfies on stage and praising each other in their acceptance speeches. Hackford compared Mirren to legendary Italian actress Anna Magnani, and Mirren told Hackford: "I've always admired you, also for what you did as president of the Director's Guild of America".


  15. Fellini's Outrageous "Roma" Restored on Criterion Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... struggling to make a film about Rome. "Roma" isn't a documentary, but it features cameos by Gore Vidal and Anna Magnani as themselves. (Vidal says he lives in Rome because it's a good place to watch the apocalypse coming; Magnani refuses to talk to ...